Welcome to Series 2 - Wonders of Tea Brewing

Practical Manual for a Tea Lover - Intermediate
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Session 1 - Tea in a bowl

The simple, yet not the easiest practice of tea in a bowl is the subject of the first session of series 2.
 
There is no homework assigned for this class. Watch the video and the uploaded PDF with presenter’s notes for your references.
Enjoy!

Tea in a Bowl Demonstration video

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Session 2 - Gaiwan

What is Gaiwan? How to use it? When to use it? Why use it? All the questions you’ve ever had about Gaiwan are answered here!

There is no homework assigned for this class.
Watch the video and download the PDF with presenter's notes for your reference.
Enjoy!

Gaiwan Demonstration video

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Session 3 - Side Handle Pot

The oldest, yet the least known way of brewing tea is in the Side Handle pot, which is the subject of this session’s conversation!
There is no homework assigned for this class.Watch the video and download the PDF with presenter's notes for your reference.
Enjoy!

Side Handle Pot Demonstration video

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Session 4 - Boiling Tea

The most popular way of preparing tea is boiling tea! A lot of nations boil tea on a daily basis. Why is that a way chosen by millions? Can we adapt to boiling tea in the western world? What are the benefits of boiled tea. About this and more in this session!
There is no homework assigned for this class.Watch the video and download the PDF with presenter's notes for your reference.
Enjoy!

Boiling Tea  Demonstration video

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Session 5 - What is Gongfu Cha?

In an attempt to demystify a mystery of Gongfu Cha, I will share the origin and essence of traditional Chaozhou Gongfu tea brewing in this session.
There is no homework assigned for this class. Watch the video and download the PDF with the presenter's notes for your reference.
Enjoy!
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Session 6 - Gongfu Cha Basics

Get a sense of practical Gongfu Cha by learning the 10 essentials of this advanced technique. All you need to know to start your tea practice is in the last session of this series. 
 
There is no homework assigned for this class.Watch the video and download the PDF with presenter's notes for your reference.
Enjoy!

Gongfu Morning Practice Demonstration video

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